Kigali (AFP) - Rwanda's Supreme Court on Friday sentenced opposition figure Victoire Ingabire to 15 years in jail on appeal, increasing her prison term from eight years for conspiring against the authorities.
Ankara (AFP) - Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu described the deportation of Armenians under the Ottoman empire as "inhumane" during a fence-mending visit to Yerevan this week, Turkish media reported Friday.
ZURICH (Reuters) - Raiffeisen
LONDON (Reuters) - One of the two men accused of murdering British soldier Lee Rigby on a London street in May will not be testifying in his defence, a court heard on Friday.
By Valentina Accardo
BOLOGNA, Italy (Reuters) - Raoul Weil, a former top UBS banker charged by U.S. authorities for allegedly helping Americans dodge taxes via secret Swiss bank account...
Geneva (AFP) - More than 600 people have been killed in sectarian violence tearing though the Central African Republic in the past week, including 27 Muslims killed Thursday in a western village, the UN said Friday.
Saint Petersburg (AFP) - Russia has denied foreign Greenpeace activists permission to leave the country pending their trial over an Arctic protest, the group said on Friday, some two weeks after they were released on bail.
By Conor Humphries and Sam Cage
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Three years after going cap in hand to international lenders to avert bankruptcy, Ireland has officially ended its bailout in a landma...
Dhaka (AFP) - Bangladesh was rocked by a new wave of deadly violence Friday as Islamist supporters went on the rampage to vent their fury at the execution of one of their leaders for war crimes.
Perth (Australia) (AFP) - A crucial unbeaten century on the opening day of the third Ashes Test against England at the WACA Ground in Perth was a career highlight for young Australian batsman Steve Smith.
Jakarta (AFP) - Scientists said Friday they have discovered a cave on the Indonesian island of Sumatra that provides a "stunning" record of Indian Ocean tsunamis over thousands of years.
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